(p. B6) Just more than half of U.S. workers—51%—said they were satisfied with their jobs in 2017, the highest level since 2005, according to a new report from The Conference Board, a business-research group.
Over the past seven years, Americans report feeling better about their pay along with a greater sense of job security, both features of an economy with a low unemployment rate and a long decline in layoffs. In July , jobless claims continued an extended post-recession slide and hit their lowest level in nearly 50 years.
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(Note: the online version of the story has the date Aug. 29, 2018, and the title “Fewer Americans Uproot Themselves for a New Job.”)